Emily Crisman (Reporter)

Phone: 423-757-6508
E-mail: ecrisman@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
Emily Crisman became a staff writer for the Chattanooga Times Free Press Community News division in 2009 and became assistant editor of the Signal Mountain and North Hamilton Weekly editions in 2013. She also writes for other Times Free Press publications including Chatter and 4Paws, of which she became the editor in 2014. Emily graduated with a degree in humanities from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2006.

Red Bank considers purchasing resident notification system

Published Aug. 16 2017

Red Bank city commissioners are considering an alert system which citizens could opt into to receive notifications about important information,...

Mountain Top Toys joins Learning Express family

Published Aug. 16 2017

Along with its 25th anniversary, this year Mountain Top Toys is also celebrating becoming the newest addition to the Learning...

Signal Mountain native helps cancer patients find happiness

Published Aug. 16 2017

Signal Mountain native Amy Brock is taking her experience with breast cancer and turning it into something positive for others...

Signal Mountain Nursery offers hypertufa workshop

Published Aug. 16 2017

Signal Mountain Nursery is offering a workshop to teach people how to make a pot from hypertufa, a man-made rock...

Shoes for Orphan Soles drive underway at 517 Subs

Published Aug. 9 2017

The restaurant regularly rallies the community around worthy causes, including collecting Angel Tree donations for children in need each Christmas,...

UT Extension brings tai chi to Lone Oak Community Center

Published Aug. 9 2017

The University of Tennessee Extension — Sequatchie County is bringing its Arthritis Foundation Tai Chi Program to Lone Oak Community...

Soddy-Daisy plans to keep 2016 property tax rate

Published Aug. 9 2017

Many residents in Soddy-Daisy will likely be paying more in property taxes following city commissioners' unanimous vote at their Aug....

Clean cuisine

Published Aug. 6 2017

The following restaurants received the top scores on their Hamilton County Health Department inspections for the week ending July 28:

Signal mom turns creative outlet into business

Published Aug. 2 2017

While pregnant in 2015, Signal Mountain resident Kelly Ashton had trouble finding nursery art that she really liked. So she...

Red Bank rezones properties for new developments

Published Aug. 2 2017

Two developers are planning new townhome developments in Red Bank, and city commissioners voted unanimously to rezone several properties in...

Start the school year with easy updates for kids' rooms

Published Aug. 1 2017

The start of the school year is nearly upon us, making this an ideal time to assess your child's current...

Nashville offers front-row seat to the 'Great American Eclipse'

Published Aug. 1 2017

On Aug. 21, the United States will experience its first total solar eclipse since 1979. During a total solar eclipse,...

4 of Chattanooga's most unique learning opportunities for adults

Published Aug. 1 2017

With the kids back in school, now's your chance to brush up on an old skill, take up a new...

How to make Georgia Peach Tea

Published Aug. 1 2017

With Southern peach crops taking a hit this year after an unseasonably warm winter, you may need to get a...

Clean Cuisine

Published Jul. 30 2017

The following restaurants received the top scores on their Hamilton County Health Department inspections for the week ending July 21:

'Wandering Spirit' returns for hometown visit

Published Jul. 26 2017

Accompanied by some of the country's best bartenders, Signal Mountain native McLain Hedges is completing a motorcycle journey from New...

Signal businesses host fifth annual Back to School Block Party

Published Jul. 26 2017

While the first week of being back at school may not seem like a reason to celebrate — at least...

DuPont seeks to build students' language with new spaces

Published Jul. 26 2017

Students at DuPont Elementary are making a lot of growth academically, but they are hitting a plateau, said Principal Ruthie...

Locals help stock homes for homeless vets

Published Jul. 26 2017

Four homeless veterans will be provided with furnished homes to rent below market rates thanks to help from several area...

Clean Cuisine

Published Jul. 23 2017

The following restaurants received the top scores on their Hamilton County Health Department inspections for the week ending July 13: